Brad Cardella

What instrument(s) do you play?

I play the oboe, English horn, and saxophone semi-professionally.

Top five songs?

Piano Concerto No. 2 by Sergei Rachmaninoff
Passacaglia and Fugue in C Minor BWV 582 by J.S. Bach
Them Bones by Alice In Chains
Round Midnight by Thelonius MonkChega de Saudade (No More Blues) by Antonio Carlos Jobim

What was the biggest “boost” to your musical education?

The biggest “boost” to my music education was taking private lessons on oboe and English Horn from Dr. Alicia Cordoba-Tait and Judith Dicker.

If I wasn’t a music teacher I would probably be ______

A songwriter or audio engineer.